chief accountant with french in warszawa

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warszawa, mazowieckie
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finanse / ekonomia
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job description

International retail company is looking for Chief Accountant for its SSC in Warsaw's city center. Do you have suitable experience, knowledge and excellent French skills? If so, this is the perfect job for you. Company ensures stable employment, nice development opportunities and atractive salary & benefit package.

what we offer

  • long term cooperation and a strategic position in our finance team all enabling you to make a real impact on the company and define the path of its development 
  • constant development thanks to demanding challenges, broad scope of responsibilities and access to leading financial corporate solutions 
  • career advancement and promotion opportunities due to rapid growth of the company 
  • international cooperation in a multicultural and multilingual working environment 
  • external trainings 
  • positivity, internal drive and energy that we share 
  • competitive salary 
  • support in relocation to Poland if needed
  • office at the heart of Warsaw, near the Central Railway Station

your tasks

  • active participation in maintenance and supervision of the company’s full accounting according to the current regulations of French law and group policies
  • supervising statutory reporting performed by an external provider (Accounting Office)
  • preparing financial and statistical reports for the management board 
  • cooperation and maintaining good relations with external entities (National Statistics Bureau, Bank of France, Taxation and Social Insurance Entities)
  • supervising a registry of the fixed assets
  • ensuring accurate and timely, monthly, quarterly and year end closure under French GAAP


  • min. 4 years of experience in an independent accounting position (accounting office experience would be an asset)
  • very good knowledge of French accounting principles and regulations (including international trade), and ability to use them in practice
  • knowledge of financial and accounting systems (knowledge of the SAP system would be an asset)
  • excellent knowledge of MS Office, especially MS Excel
  • university education (preferably in economics, finance, accounting)
  • financial reporting experience
  • excellent command of French 
  • very good knowledge of English

Employment Agency - registry number 47